Assistant Tree & Landscape Officer

East Riding of Yorkshire Council
Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire
£22658 (point 25)
09 Mar 2018
23 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Assistant Tree & Landscape Officer

£22658 (point 25)

We seek an enthusiastic and experienced individual to join our small, friendly and busy team.

As the Assistant Trees and Landscape Officer you will spend most of your time working outside the office in the beautiful countryside and varied urban environment dealing with statutory tree applications submitted to the Local Planning Authority (Tree Preservation Orders/work to trees in Conservation Areas) and responding to tree matters on planning applications.

You will be responsible for assisting the Senior Tree and Landscape Officers deliver professional technical advice in relation to all aspects of trees and landscaping matters to planning officers working in the department, tree contractors, developers and the general public.

This is a challenging, technical but very rewarding role within the team and you will hold or be working towards an appropriate qualification and have experience of trees and landscaping.

We can offer a discounted leisure centre membership, a staff discount scheme, and potential for flexible working arrangements in a beautiful part of the country working for a council which is nationally recognised as one of the best in the country.

The job is based in the Market Town of Beverley a highly desirable place to live and work.

Application packs are available at

Advert No:                 PDEV000042

Closing Date:              23 March 2018

Interview Date:           10 April 2018

East Riding of Yorkshire Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults.  This council is pursuing equality of opportunity in employment.